Back in 2005, it was pretty easy for most of the Pakistani citizens to
get a visa for UK. It was pretty easy to get a visit or student visa at
that time. However, the rules regarding the UK visa for Pakistan have changed in the last few years. But it doesn’t means that you cannot apply for UK visit visa from Pakistan. The rules might have changed,but the whole process has become pretty easy.
UK Visit Visa from Pakistan
To apply for UK visit visa all you need to do is to follow the simple
procedure that we will discuss here. Moreover, we will go in in-depth details here. But we will try our best to make things as simple as possible for you.
First Thing you will need
This method of UK visit visa from Pakistan is easy, cheap and
guaranteed. All you need to do is to find a person who will sponsor
your visit. The people who can sponsor you may be
• A family member
• A friend
Housing report of your Sponsor
Now your sponsor will contact the Housing report authority in UK.
They will visit his home and see if it has an extra room for a guest or
not. It will cost around £120, which your sponsor will have to pay in
UK. After that they will email the housing report to your sponsor
within one day.
Sponsorship Declaration is prepared by your sponsor in UK. This
document is filled by your sponsor only.
Bank Statement of Sponsor
Your Sponsor will need to provide his or her bank statement. He or
She will need to show enough funds to facilitate your stay in UK.
Moreover, your sponsor will need to get the letter from bank
regarding all the assets they own.
Prepare your Document in Pakistan
On your side, you need to assemble the following important
• A valid Pakistani Passport
• 4 Photographs with White background
• Sponsor letter sent by your sponsor
• Ticket reservation
Book your Appointment with Gerry’s
After arranging your documents, it’s time to visit Gerry’s Office and
submit your UK visit visa file. If you follow the above method it will
cost you around Rs. 50,000 PKR without a ticket.
How long it takes to get a UK Visit Visa?
Most of the time it takes 1-2 weeks to get your visa application approved from UK Embassy. However, it might take 4-12 weeks depending upon the country you are applying for the visa.
How much UK Tourist Visa costs?
The fee for 6 months UK tourist visa is around 104 Pounds from Pakistan for a single entry.
Can you work on a tourist visa in the UK?
No, you cannot work or search for work on a UK tourist visa.
How long you can stay in the UK on a visit visa?
You cannot stay for more than 6 months in the UK on a tourist visa. However, if you want to visit the UK regularly, you must apply for 2 years, 5 years or 10 years visit visa for the UK.
Can I marry in the UK after getting a tourist visa?
No, you cannot marry someone in the UK if you hold a visitor visa. There are some other visa types under which can marry.
How long can you overstay on the UK visit visa?
You can overstay for not more than 14 days once your visit visa gets expired. However, by doing so, you will get banned for 1 year to enter the UK.
Finally, this was an easy and cheap way to get UK visit visa from
Pakistan. If you have any question in mind, then let us know in the
comment section down.